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Company:  Madewell

Long Island City, NY, US, 11101

Date:  Feb 11, 2021

Associate Technical Designer, Sweaters


  • Ability to measure samples precisely.
  • Responsible for recording comments and corrections during fitting.
  • Ability to trace patterns and make basic pattern corrections.
  • Ability to process tech packs that record garment construction and fit.
  • Track and Maintain Record Log of all samples.
  • Maintain organization of sample closet.
  • Filing and clerical management of Technical Design area.



  • Associate or Bachelor Degree in Technical Design or Fashion Design.
  • 2-4 years experience as a Technical Designer with problem solving and clerical and organizational skills.
  • At least 1 year of Sweater Technical Design experience with understanding of different yarns, stitches, gauges
  • Woven Experience a Plus
  • Excellent communication, organizational, attention to detail and follow-up skills.
  • Knowledge of garment construction methods (from woven garments to full-fashioned sweaters)
  • Understanding of grading
  • Knowledge of structural and decorative trims.
  • Adaptive to a multi-tasked environment.
  • Proficient in PC applications including MS Word, Excel and Outlook Express.
  • Proficient in Adobe Illustrator
  • Pattern Drafting and Draping skills.
  • Basic Computer Skills in PLM/CLO Program is a plus.


We are committed to affirmatively providing equal opportunity to all associates and qualified applicants without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, marital status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, legally protected physical or mental disability or any other basis protected under applicable law.

Nearest Major Market: Brooklyn
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

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